1952 Vincent Black Lightning is a song that makes me think about fresh starts, old habits, love and loss—topics that we all currently have way too much time to ponder, just now.
Back in May of last year, I announced the launch of an online ambient music series that Robert Fripp was going to be posting during pandemic isolation. I have been faithfully following the postings ever since. It was launched as a 50-week series, so it will soon be at an end. Fripp saw the series… READ THE REST
The energy, effort, and enthusiasm behind this near-40-minute virtual concert is dazzling. Over 160 musicians participated in this medley of music from the Nintendo Switch game, Paper Mario: The Origami King. Musicians from the video game music community (VGM) were involved, including such "stars" as insaneintherainmusic, Grant Kirkhope, Lena Raine, aivi & surasshu, GlitchxCity, and… READ THE REST
The heavy metal talk show, Two Minutes to Late Night, has been doing a series of social isolation covers featuring members of Gwar, Deafheaven, Mastodon, Tool, Primus, Type 0 Negative, The Distillers, High on Fire, Emma Ruth Rundle, and many more. See more here. Image: Screengrab READ THE REST
As much as you hate it, sometimes we have to search for things in places we never want to go, like the kitchen sink's drain, the dusty attic, or the spider-web-laden area underneath the house. Your shrieks might just bring music to their ears! But as much as we don't want to see what's in these… READ THE REST
Whether you have your own cookie business or run a celebrity gossip blog, having an unimpressive landing page can really slow things down. Sure, hiring a professional developer to create a website would be awesome, but their rates can be pretty steep, and that's not something you want to budget for these days. Just because… READ THE REST
How much of your Mac's storage space is actually stuff you use? Odds are good a significant portion of your hard drive is filled with untouched downloads, duplicate files, and apps you forgot existed. You may not have noticed it, but the gradual slowing of your computer could be due to all those files just sitting… READ THE REST